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Radio Dessie Ellis

Radio Dessie Ellis November 11th 1990

From November 11th 1990 this is a short, airchecked, sample of Radio Dessie Ellis off 88FM in Dublin. The station was set up in support of Dessie Ellis, an IRA hunger striker, who was due to be extradited to Britain to face a number of charges under the Prevention of Terrorism Act.

With thanks to Ian Biggar

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